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Environmental Professional – Risk Assessment

Position: Environmental Professional - Risk Assessment
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: November 29, 2019
Job Location: Calgary, Edmonton or Orange County

Environmental Professional – Risk Assessment

Advisian, Worley Group

 This position is open to any of the locations listed below:

  • Calgary or Edmonton, AB
  • Burnaby, BC
  • Orange County, CA

Advisian, the independent consulting business line of Worley, provides a true end-to-end offering for clients, with approximately 3,000 people in 25 countries around the globe, integrating strategy, management, and technical consulting expertise.  We provide solutions for clients in the Hydrocarbons, Minerals & Metals, Chemicals, and Infrastructure industries. We have combined the deep technical consulting capabilities of Worley Consulting, Select and INTECSEA with our existing strategy and management consulting expertise. As part of one of the world’s largest engineering firms, we continue to push boundaries and extend our capabilities globally. Worley is a company that prides itself on providing safe and high-quality services that exceed our customer’s expectations, which is why we manage some of the world’s leading projects. Our aim is to recruit, develop, and most importantly, retain the people who share our vision and strategy.

What we offer you

The Intermediate or Senior Environmental Professional will provide services to the Decommissioning and Restoration, Risk Assessment Practice. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in environmental management of contaminated sites, and strong interpersonal, management and leadership skills. The successful candidate will be organized, detail oriented and good at multi-tasking to support the successful completion of a variety of different work assignments. The ideal candidate must have experience with complex spreadsheets, mathematics and statistical analysis, data management and report writing. The ideal candidate should also have a range of experience in human health and/or ecological risk assessment, be well versed in project management and must be able to provide direction to junior and intermediate staff. The candidate must be willing to support field programs when necessary. Experience in toxicology, permitting and valid safety training relevant to the area would be a benefit. This is a full-time role with opportunity to work out of several Advisian offices across North America depending on your location. As our ideal candidate for this dynamic and challenging role, your responsibilities will consist of the following tasks:

Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide management support for small to large and simple to complex environmental projects;
  • Maintain client relationships using good management practices;
  • Maintain an excellent working knowledge of local regulations. Knowledge of the regulatory framework in other jurisdictions is also considered an asset;
  • Participate in business development initiatives to grow our business;
  • Complete work assignments on time and on budget;
  • Effectively manage changes to work tasks;
  • Conduct project reviews, as needed;
  • Provide technical project support, as needed; and
  • Provide mentorship, direction and skill assignments to junior staff.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A relevant university degree in environmental engineering, chemistry, biology, geology or other science / engineering-based degree. Preference will be given to candidates with a graduate degree although this is not necessary;
  • At least 5 years of consulting experience in contaminated sites, working for a range of clients.
  • Professional registration is an asset;
  • Strong technical background in one or more of the following areas: environmental sciences / engineering, earth sciences, chemistry, geology / hydrogeology, agrology, biology;
  • Experience managing complex environmental issues;
  • Experience with human health and/or ecological risk assessment;
  • Experience with statistical evaluation and mathematics, data management and reporting;
  • Skills in developing innovative technical solutions;
  • Sound business performance;
  • Familiarity with local regulations;
  • Experience with regulatory permitting, remediation / reclamation technologies and current HSE certifications are an asset;
  • Strong interpersonal, management and leadership skills;
  • Willingness to mentor less experienced staff;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with strong written and verbal skills;
  • Ability to support business development, client management, project management and project review;
  • Computer skills; and
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasked environment.

Advisian (part of the Worley Group) offers an excellent remuneration & benefits package, a friendly, professional, dynamic and flexible work environment along with the opportunity to develop your career prospects within Canada and overseas.
We strive to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors, competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

How to Apply: Interested candidates may submit their application at:

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Advisian (part of the Worley Group) is an equal opportunity employer.

How To Apply: Email

Worley Canada Services Ltd.
Calary, Alberta


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